Adjective "dysplastic" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/dɪsˈplastɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Exhibiting dysplasia; containing abnormal cells or showing abnormal development.
  1. 'of puppies predicted normal by palpation, 15% became dysplastic'
  2. 'This has led many centres to establish surveillance programmes to identify dysplastic changes or early adenocarcinomas.'
  3. 'These dysplastic adenomas are precancerous. and are classified as villous, tubulovillous, and tubular.'

Definitions

1. abnormal growth or development of cells, tissue, bone, or an organ.

More examples(as adjective)

"changes can be dysplastic."

"types can be dysplastic."

"smears can be dysplastic."

"polyps can be dysplastic."

"lesions can be dysplastic."

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Origin

(dysplasia)